I'm so happy to bring you a guest post today by the lovely Kate Conway, the mind and heart behind 5-Day Self-Care Challenge for Moms next week. Thank you, Kate~ Self-care. Such a loaded word isn’t it? Up until recently, I didn’t even believe that self-care was critical to my spiritual ... Read More about Tools for Self-Care with Kate Conway of Motherhood Press
St. Therese once said, "The loveliest masterpiece of the Heart of God is the heart of a mother." Each woman has within her heart and soul the gift of motherhood -- whether physical motherhood or spiritual; whether she holds a biological child or an adopted one; whether she's in a convent or ... Read More about The Loveliest Masterpiece: Mother’s Day Roundup
I have always loved a good t-shirt. And by good, I mean it has to fit several exacting criteria (yes, I'm a t-shirt snob). My t-shirts must each have on-point style, be versatile enough to wear with jeans or gym shorts, and offer maximum comfort. But above all, they have to have ... Read More about Have Courage for Whatever Comes in Life
Some of the most big-hearted people on earth are adoptive parents. I know a few, as well as several who are hoping to adopt, and I have always been inspired by their Christ-like generosity. Adoption is a brave and beautiful calling, but it's far from easy. Nothing in life truly and completely ... Read More about Do You Know About Post-Adoption Depression Syndrome?
Happy Ash Wednesday, friends! I love Lent! What was that? you ask. Ashes and fasting and penance is your favorite!?! Yes! Ever since my conversion to Catholicism when I was a child in 1993, my heart has been drawn to the beauty of Lent -- the somber tone, the gorgeous liturgies, and yes, even ... Read More about The Great Lenten Resource Roundup: 2017 Edition